G9 Interview: Tina ‘What’s Paddli’ Ng

Q1. First of all, what brought you along to Dragon Boating and the Windy Pandas?

Teresa and Jez, to check out the best looking DB team….

Q2. Outside of DB, what do you do to relax in your spare time?

Chinese martial arts and yoga

Q3. If you had to choose between Mcdonalds, KFC or Burger King which would you choose?

No thanks!!!! I’m quite health conscious but if I HAD to choose McD’s

Q4. What is your favourite cartoon as a child?

TMNT – go Donatello !!! He’s a cool geek!

Q5. Who was your teenage crush, and how long for?

Luke Perry as Dylan in 90210

Q6. Describe yourself in three words

Aussie, Aussie, Aussie!!!!

Q7. What superhero power would you choose and why?

C“I believe I can flllllyyy….. I believe I can touch the sky….”

Q8. Sum up dragon boating so far in one word?


Q9. If you were stuck on a desert island, who would you take out of the following and why? Options are Christine, Dave, Jez, Paul or Quy?

Paul, he’s the coach.. knows what to do in times of trouble!

Q10. If you had won the lottery, what would be more your first purchase and why?

A new phone cause I need one at the moment.

Q11. What is your most embarrassing moment?

Involves laughing too hard ………

Q12. What is your biggest phobia and why?

Fear of failure!!!!

Q13. What would you do on your ideal first date?

Anything that involves adventure and eating freshly caught seafood


Q14. Finally, which famous actor would play you in a film about yourself and why?

It’s all about the awesome action!!!! Any of these bad ass ladies… Emily Blunt – Edge of Tomorrow, Charlize Theron – Mad Max, Michelle Yeoh her “Queen of Action” days